October21 2020: : KRAYON India's first video platform for a student's overall development, brings to students; WIZKIDS, South Asia’s Largest Interschool Literary, Art & Cultural Competition.
Their aim is to meet the needs of students looking for after-school programming and extracurricular activities amidst the ever-changing COVID-19 landscape.|Established in 1997, WIZKIDS was India’s first independently organized inter school competition and a pioneer in the student engagement space in South Asia. WIZKIDS has impacted over 30 million students across 6 countries (India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal & UAE) and more than 100,000 schools have physically participated in the event.
WIZKIDS has consistently focused on helping students to shed their inhibitions and reach for the stars and in this process, it has given India a lot of talented artists such as Aneri Vajani (Actress), Sanjana Ganesan (Sports Represent), Neha Jha (Former Ms. India, Model), Aranya Johar (Slam Poet), Behram Singanporia (Singer, Musician), Sharath Sagar(Social Entrepreneur) to name a few.
The purpose of the app is to bring together children on one forum by enabling students with a platform to showcase their talent, reward their skills and encourage them to push their limits. This program gives students the exposure required to build resilience and character through competition with peers and enables them to focus on improving them consistently. It will also empower students to learn various Talents through curated sessions, masterclasses and skill development programs. These courses will be curated by partners and professional exponents of the various art forms.
Says Syed Sultan Ahmed, MD & Chief Learner @ LXL the organisers of the event: “Every student has talent & every talent needs a Stage. At WIKZIDS, we looked at this opportunity to create a platform which can engage children from across India and give them an opportunity to learn and showcase their unique talents. The Krayon platform which is an exclusive secure online platform will host WIZKIDS 2020 and will enable students to learn and showcase themselves.”